Why U of T?

Leading academics and employers from around the world have ranked the University of Toronto #1 in Canada and among the best in the world. Bring us your interests — we’ll make them your passions.


700 undergrad programs

Customize Your Education

The University of Toronto offers an exceptional breadth and depth of study. Our undergraduate students choose from 700+ academic programs, learn from the best minds, get involved in research, and take advantage of intimate learning environments. Working with faculty and other students in close-knit communities, our students tailor their experiences to their interests and develop passions that help them make their mark on the world.

A World-Renowned University

The University of Toronto is one of the world’s leading universities — but you don’t have to take our word for it. Headquartered in the nation’s economic heartland, U of T is consistently ranked:

  • Canada’s #1 university, with nine fully affiliated teaching hospitals and a learning abroad network of 160+ institutional partners.
  • Among the world’s top 20 universities, with Canada’s #1 engineering school, a top 10 global law school, and 300+ postgraduate programs.
  • Canada’s #1 university for graduate employability and #21 worldwide. Each year, 13,000+ employers recruit directly from our student body.

Ask Us Anything!

Thinking of applying to U of T next year, or beyond? This is the perfect time to get a head start on those plans. Our recruitment team is hosting a wide range of webinars, webcasts, and webchats to help us help you. Can a cellist learn to code, or start a startup? What might that journey look like? Connect with us online and pick our brains. Ask us about our application process, admission requirements, co-curricular opportunities, residence options, meal plans, athletic programs, and academic programs. Let’s find the right fit for you.

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